The Official Biography of Winston Churchill
The Official Biography of Winston Churchill
The Official Biography of Winston Churchill
The Official Biography of Winston Churchill
The Official Biography of Winston Churchill

The Official Biography of Winston Churchill

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Title: The Official Biography of Winston Churchill

Author: Churchill, Randolf S and Gilbert, Martin

Publisher: Heinemann 1966

Condition: Beautifully rebound. A bright, clean set contained in two slipcases.

Book Size: 230 mm x 160 mm

Binding: Bound in quarter dark green leather. Striking hand marbled paper to upper and lower boards. Top edge red. Burgundy labels and two raised bands to spine with gold titles. Contained in a matching marbled paper slipcase.

Description: Complete 8 volume set. First UK edition, first printing.

8 main volumes of The Official Biography.

Consists of:
Vol. I Youth 1874-1900
Vol. II Young Statesman 1901-1914
Vol. III The Challenge Of War 1914-1916
Vol. IV The Stricken World 1917-1922
Vol. V The Prophet Of Truth 1922-1939
Vol. VI Finest Hour 1939-1941 
Vol. VII Road To Victory 1941-1945
Vol. VIII Never Despair 1945-1965

 

The definitive biography of Winston Churchill, initially written by his son Randolph Churchill but completed by Martin Gilbert, is an epic piece of scholarship about a singularly epic life.

 

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